|San Francisco World's Fair|
News Parade newsreel footage of the San Francisco World's Fair in 1939, the Golden Gate International Exposition. The fair was intended to celebrate the opening of two bridges, the Golden Gate and the Bay Bridge. It was held on Treasure Island. 0551 PA8123 San Francisco World's Fair (The News Parade)
Keywords: World's Fairs: San Francisco, 1939; Newsreels; News Parade; Golden Gate Bridge, Bay Bridge; Treasure Island; Infrastructure: Bridges
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|Home Movies: Can 11339: A Little Picnic|
Produced by Jack Simmons and Bob Jordan. Titles date film as Sunday, July 7, 1940. Includes scenes of a picnic, two men practicing contact gymnastics, resting and sport. After "The End" title, film includes footage of automobile racing on banked track in enclosed stadium, point-of-view scenes shot from a car driving westbound on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, eastbound scenes on the bridge, scenes on San Francisco Bay shot from a ferry, a parade on an unidentified occasion (possibly the c...
Keywords: San Francisco; San Francisco Bay; San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge; Golden Gate Bridge; home movies; leisure; recreation; Motion pictures (titles); driving; ferries; Automobiles (Racing)
Downloads: 710 (1 review)